Publications

2016

  1. Zambia Green Jobs Programme Annual Impact Report - 2015

    29 April 2016

    At the end of 2015, the Zambia Green Jobs Programme supported the creation of 2,660 jobs, as well as the quality improvement of 2,018 green and decent jobs existing in micro, small and medium-sized enterprises. In addition, the programme has benefitted more than 6, 667 enterprises, workers and their representatives. The report presents in detail these results and other results and how they were achieved.

  2. Green DySAM-based Modelling and Policy Support Simulations: Organic Agriculture Exports and Job Opportunities in Malaysia

    21 March 2016

    This brief presents the preliminary findings from simulations vis-à-vis increased organic agriculture exports and their job creation impact in Malaysia from 2005-2011 based on DySAM.

  3. Green DySAM-based Modelling and Policy Support Simulations: Green Township Scenario Simulation and Application in Organic Agriculture Exports

    21 March 2016

    This brief presents the results of a scenario simulation related to the building of a "Green Township" and promoting organic agriculture exports in Malaysia. Findings measure the impacts on the economy, employment creation and CO2 emissions by targeting green jobs.

  4. Green Jobs Mapping Study in Malaysia

    21 March 2016

    The mapping study offers an initial estimation of direct green jobs at national level. It was conducted within the framework of the Green Jobs Malaysia Project.

  5. Green Jobs Malaysia Project

    21 March 2016

    This brief provides an overview of the objectives and results of the Green Jobs Malaysia Project.

  6. Skills for Green Jobs: ILO package of publications and tools

    18 March 2016

    This brochure provides an overview of ILO policy documents, tools and guides, research work, as well as capacity building activities in the area of skills development for green jobs creation.

  7. Greening Economies, Enterprises and Jobs: The role of employers’ organizations in the promotion of environmentally sustainable economies and enterprises

    15 March 2016

    This resource guide provides an overview on: the evolving contribution of business to the sustainable development debate; planetary boundaries, environmental challenges and their implications for business; the greening of enterprises and workplaces, and; the role that business and employers’ organizations can play in lobbying and service development in the environmental field.

2015

  1. Decent Jobs in a Safe Climate: ILO Solutions for Climate Action

    28 November 2015

    This brief provides a snapshot of selected ILO initiatives, successful practices, tools, instruments and policy guidelines that contribute to the advancement of both climate change and decent work agendas.

  2. A Guide to the Climate Change Negotiations for ILO Constituents

    23 November 2015

    This guide presents an overview of the institutional mechanisms and procedures of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), including the current negotiation streams, the expected outcomes of COP21 (to be held in Paris, France from 30 November to 11 December 2015) and other relevant information about the climate negotiation process.

  3. Decent Work in the Green Economy. Business Cases from Turkey

    12 June 2015

    This report showcases the experiences of selected enterprises in implementing green business models. It aims to contribute to the knowledge sharing and analysis that will lead to the shaping of inclusive green jobs strategies for decent work promotion in Turkey’s transition to a greener economy.

  4. The Green Jobs Programme of the ILO

    26 May 2015

    The brochure presents the programme's approach, services, milestones and provides a snapshot of key activities.

  5. Promoting occupational health and safety in the building construction sector in Zambia

    16 April 2015

    This fact sheet analyses the potential of promotion occupational safety and health in the building construction sector in Zambia

  6. Job creation and MSME development through business linkages

    16 April 2015

    This fact sheet analyses the the role of business linkages for increased market access for MSMEs in the green building construction sector in Zambia

  7. Strengthening Green Entrepreneurship through the promotion of Sustainable Enterprises

    16 April 2015

    This fact sheet analyses the potential for green enterprise creation in the building construction sector in Zambia.

  8. Enhancing access to financial services for MSMEs in the green building construction sector in Zambia

    16 April 2015

    This fact sheet analyses the lack of access to financial services faced by MSMEs in the green building construction sector in Zambia.

  9. Gender equality and green jobs

    14 April 2015

    This policy brief aims to contribute to the discussion on how gender equality can become an integral part of green economy strategies and how equal access for women and men to green jobs which are decent can be enhanced.

2014

  1. Report on the pilot project towards developing statistical tools for measuring employment in the environmental sector and generating statistics on green jobs.

    17 December 2014

    This report provides information on the survey development, questionnaire design, concepts and definitions, methodology of data collection, as well as main findings of employment in the environmental sector and green jobs in one of the pilot countries: Albania.

  2. Green jobs assessment: Mauritius

    03 November 2014

    This report provides an assessment of existent and potential green jobs in major economic industries of a small island developing state: Mauritius. It aims to inform and shape the Maurice Île Durable (MID) project, which was launched in 2008 with the objective to make Mauritius a world model of sustainable development.

  3. Indonesian Green Entrepreneurship Program (IGEP)

    04 August 2014

    This fact sheet presents the main activities and outcomes of the Indonesian Green Entrepreneurship Program.

  4. Green jobs and renewable energy in Namibia: low carbon, high employment

    04 August 2014

    This fact sheet analyses the renewable energy and jobs potential in Namibia.